Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has promised to defend the interests of family farmers against threats from mining companies and supermarket giants, but has risked alienating some rural landowners with an ambitious dam-building program.
The death of a champion bodybuilder followed hospital treatment that was marred by delays in receiving a vital scan, and the failure of doctors to access treatment notes, a coronial inquest has heard.
England batsman says although he had not yet read his book he remains a firm supporter of the out-of-favour Pietersen.
The Premier has told the state's councils to put "pride into the back seat" and consider merging with their neighbouring councils for the benefit of their communities.
A man will face court in Sydney following an argument outside an eastern suburbs hotel which allegedly left another man with a broken nose.
Portsiders could soon be dining out on cheap Swedish meat balls, with furniture retailer IKEA looking to set up shop after snapping up a large chunk of real estate in Fremantle.
The irony is obvious to Ben Dunk. Unwanted by Darren Lehmann in Queensland two years ago the wicketkeeper-batsman took the road less travelled to national selection, but found himself very much back in the Australian coach's thoughts.
Alanna Maclean finds Free Rain's production of August: Osage County to be a long but satisfying evening.
Labor frontbenchers have attacked Finance Minister Mathias Cormann over his use of the insult "economic girly man" against Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, with one accusing him of "sounding like a dickhead".
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Griffith man to front court over the crash that killed a motorcyclist near Darlington Point last week.